Watch the Bucking Ham online guitar lesson by Rich Maloof from 50 Acoustic Guitar Licks You MUST Know

A melody line can be woven into a Travis-picked arpeggio without ever losing the line or the picking pattern. That's what Lindsey Buckingham did when he pulled heartstrings on the little interlude in "Landslide." One of great things about the similar passage here, which is played almost entirely on the interior strings, is how the melody and bassline can't help but intersect and crash into one another.